Pilar, Sorsogon, [08.28.17] – Personnel of 3rd Maneuver Company Patrol Base, 5th Regional Public Safety Battalion based in Barangay Esperanza, Pilar, Sorsogon were placed under alert after the harassment staged by the enemy, police report said.
A directive from their immediate superior has ordered the troops to stay in their position and advised to be in alert monitoring mode to secure all avenues of approach, it said.
The command came after the harassment was carried out by the enemies on Monday at 8:00 o’ clock in the evening, August 28, 2017 against the camp of the 3rd Maneuver Company Patrol Base, 5th Regional Public Safety Battalion based in Barangay Esperanza.
A fifteen minutes burst of gunfire from the southwest direction with an approximate distance of 250 meters away from the camp. I
No casualty reported on both sides.